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American citizens, prisoners in Van Dieman"s Land

United States. Dept. of State

American citizens, prisoners in Van Dieman"s Land

message from the President of the United States

by United States. Dept. of State

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political prisoners,
  • Windmill, Battle of the, 1838,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Despite the title, this is a collection of letters, mostly to and from the Dept. of State, concerning American citizens who were prisoners in Canada. The major letter is signed by A. Vail.

    Other titlesDoc. no. 39
    SeriesDoc. / 27th Congress, 1st Session, Ho. of Reps. executive -- no. 39, House document (United States. Congress. House) -- 027th Congress, 001st session, no. 039.
    ContributionsVail, Aaron
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25464785M


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